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5 Minutes with Alessandro Rampietti

Aired: April 23, 2011 One Comment

Many commentators believe that both Al Jazeera Arabic and Al Jazeera English played key roles in advancing the recent uprisings in the Arab world. Some claim that in addition to social media, the reporting of Al Jazeera, which is owned by Emir of Qatar, aided the revolutions. We spoke to Alessandro Rampietti, a senior producer at its New York bureau, about what role he thinks Al Jazeera has played in the uprisings.

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  • Adria Starkey said:

    Thank you for providing this wonderful interview. Mr. Rampietti was quite impressive.

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